02 Sep 2014
Tokyo: Japan offered to provide financial, technical and operational support to India for introduction of bullet trains, a project high on the priority of the Modi government.
31 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Aiming to ensure greater passenger safety and smooth train operations, Railways is installing a state-of-the-art system along the sides of tracks for detection of faults and defective parts in coaches, wagons and locomotives.
29 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The detailed schedules of the 57 new trains announced in the Rail Budget including 11 Premium Trains and 5 AC Express Trains among others, were released on Friday in the new Time Table.
28 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Rail stocks today gained as much as 14.3 percent after the government notified liberalised FDI norms for the sector, permitting 100 percent foreign direct investment through automatic route in several areas, including high speed trains.
23 Aug 2014
Singapore: Nothwithstanding the Little India riot last year, Singapore has said that it needs to manage the ‘non-indigenous population’ in a way that it can bear over a long term, as the foreign workers were an integral part of the country's workforce.
18 Aug 2014
Mangalore: The Konkan Railway has started providing electronically generated vouchers to passengers on purchase of food and snack items in trains. The newly introduced system would ensure that the food items were charged by the caterer as per the approved rates of Konkan Railway, thereby bringing in more transparency, a Railway release said.
13 Aug 2014
Andhra Pradesh: The South Central Railway (SCR) will run two Janasadharan special trains between Secunderabad and Kakinada Town via Guntur to clear extra rush of passengers on August 16 and 17.
09 Aug 2014
New Delhi: After several complaints of bad quality food being served in trains, the plaugued Indian Railways has decided to change its catering policy in order to improve the quality of food being served in premium trains and is also set to introduce third-party audit of the catering service.
31 Aug 2011
Two goods trains collided in Orissa's Keonjhar district early on Wednesday killing one of the drivers while four others were trapped in the wreckage.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: To ensure good quality catering in trains, the government on Thursday said various steps, including imposition of heavy penalties on entities for deficient services, are being initiated.